Verisk Analytics Company Profile (NASDAQ:VRSK)

About Verisk Analytics

Verisk Analytics logoVerisk Analytics, Inc. is a data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, healthcare, financial services, government and risk management. The Company provides predictive analytics and decision support solutions to customers in rating, underwriting, claims, catastrophe and weather risk, global risk analytics, natural resources intelligence and economic forecasting, among others. The Company operates through two segments: Risk Assessment and Decision Analytics. The Risk Assessment segment provides statistical, actuarial and underwriting data for the United States property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry. The Decision Analytics segment provides predictive models to forecast scenarios and produce both standard and customized analytics that help its customers manage their businesses, including predicting loss, selecting and pricing risk, detecting fraud before and after a loss event, and quantifying losses.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Business Services
  • Sub-Industry: Research & Consulting Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: VRSK
  • CUSIP: 92345Y10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $83.14
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $83.37
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $78.65
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.85
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.89
  • P/E Growth: 2.34
  • Market Cap: $14.05B
  • Outstanding Shares: 168,970,000
  • Beta: 0.44
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.55)
Consensus Price Target: $84.00 (1.03% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$88.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/29/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
4/9/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/26/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetBuy$87.00 -> $89.00View Rating Details
12/17/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$82.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details
11/1/2015Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$75.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutral$85.00 -> $80.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform$85.00 -> $78.00View Rating Details
10/9/2015William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/2/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
7/21/2015Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsInitiated CoverageOutperform$90.00View Rating Details
6/15/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$80.00View Rating Details
5/28/2015Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$78.00View Rating Details
5/7/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$89.00View Rating Details
2/26/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$75.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details
2/26/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$26.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q2$0.76$0.73$504.44 million$498.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.76$0.75$560.02 million$492.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.74$0.80$566.44 million$560.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q3$0.77$0.85$569.24 million$550.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q2$0.66$0.77$483.41 million$497.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q1$0.61$0.67$437.24 million$459.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.63$0.65$457.36 million$464.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q3$0.64$0.64$448.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.56$0.57$422.78 million$423.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.55$0.55$406.83 million$409.64 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$0.56$0.56$441.13 million$416.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.60$0.62$444.78 million$438.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.53$0.55$418.95 million$421.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.53$0.53$403.37 million$403.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q4 2012$0.54$0.63$409.97 million$415.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312$0.50$0.54$389.15 million$398.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.46$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.44$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$0.44$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.39$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.37$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.38$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011$0.37$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.03 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.34 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.74$0.76$0.75
Q2 20163$0.79$0.81$0.80
Q3 20162$0.74$0.75$0.75
Q4 20162$0.77$0.78$0.78
Q1 20171$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q2 20171$0.80$0.80$0.80
Q3 20171$0.80$0.80$0.80
Q4 20171$0.83$0.83$0.83
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/12/2016Mark V AnquillareCOOSell20,000$81.20$1,624,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Frank J CoyneDirectorSell62,048$81.53$5,058,773.44View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Frank J CoyneDirectorSell30,000$81.81$2,454,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell2,400$81.27$195,048.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2016Mark V AnquillareCOOSell20,000$84.60$1,692,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell2,400$80.64$193,536.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2016Kenneth E ThompsonEVPSell43,509$80.13$3,486,376.17View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Kenneth E ThompsonEVPSell56,491$80.06$4,522,669.46View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Mark V AnquillareCOOSell20,000$79.86$1,597,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell2,400$80.05$192,120.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016John F LehmanDirectorSell1,996$79.14$157,963.44View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016David B WrightDirectorSell10,250$79.26$812,415.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016Mark V AnquillareCFOSell20,000$77.49$1,549,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Constantine IordanouDirectorSell1,942$77.98$151,437.16View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Frank J CoyneDirectorSell139,382$78.09$10,884,340.38View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Frank J CoyneDirectorSell49,354$78.55$3,876,756.70View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Frank J CoyneDirectorSell45,991$77.80$3,578,099.80View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016Christopher M FoskettDirectorSell10,050$77.08$774,654.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell2,400$77.42$185,808.00View SEC Filing  
4/5/2016Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell2,400$78.80$189,120.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell2,400$75.82$181,968.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016Vincent De P. MccarthySVPSell2,400$68.69$164,856.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Vincent De P. MccarthySVPSell2,400$75.03$180,072.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Vincent De P. MccarthySVPSell2,400$69.48$166,752.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Scott G. StephensonCEOSell85,744$70.52$6,046,666.88View SEC Filing  
10/15/2015Scott G. StephensonCEOSell83,923$79.08$6,636,630.84View SEC Filing  
10/5/2015Vincent De P. MccarthySVPSell2,400$80.24$192,576.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Scott G. StephensonCEOSell77,839$77.53$6,034,857.67View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Scott G. StephensonCEOSell78,599$73.14$5,748,730.86View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Scott G. StephensonCEOSell78,290$71.98$5,635,314.20View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015David B. WrightDirectorSell18,164$75.93$1,379,192.52View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Scott G. StephensonCEOSell77,639$76.68$5,953,358.52View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Scott G StephensonCEOSell76,603$76.68$5,873,918.04View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Christopher M FoskettDirectorSell2,200$77.02$169,444.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015David B WrightDirectorSell21,836$73.54$1,605,819.44View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Glen A DellDirectorSell24,000$75.29$1,806,960.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015David B WrightDirectorSell10,000$70.59$705,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Constantine IordanouDirectorSell2,333$71.00$165,643.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Christopher M FoskettDirectorSell1,350$62.39$84,226.50View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014John F LehmanDirectorSell2,005$59.92$120,139.60View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell1,250$59.42$74,275.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014Frank CoyneDirectorSell71,228$59.83$4,261,571.24View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Vincent De MccarthySVPSell1,250$59.96$74,950.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Vincent De MccarthySVPSell8,000$62.34$498,720.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Constantine IordanouDirectorSell104,850$62.77$6,581,434.50View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Vincent De MccarthySVPSell1,250$63.41$79,262.50View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Vincent De MccarthySVPSell1,250$63.79$79,737.50View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Frank CoyneDirectorSell43,464$64.22$2,791,258.08View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Vincent De MccarthySVPSell1,250$65.27$81,587.50View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$66.02$6,602,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Glen DellDirectorSell29,045$66.66$1,936,139.70View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$64.99$6,499,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Vincent De MccarthySVPSell1,250$64.82$81,025.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Kevin Barry ThompsonSVPSell116,250$62.87$7,308,637.50View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$62.61$6,261,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013David WrightDirectorSell10,000$62.36$623,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$67.91$6,791,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell1,250$68.79$85,987.50View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Frank J CoyneDirectorSell100,000$68.12$6,812,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$64.69$6,469,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$65.93$6,593,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Christopher FoskettDirectorSell1,500$63.82$95,730.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$63.11$6,311,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Vincent De MccarthySVPSell1,250$62.79$78,487.50View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$61.65$6,165,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Mark AnquillareCFOSell40,000$63.04$2,521,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Frank CoyneDirectorSell100,000$63.77$6,377,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell1,250$64.43$80,537.50View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Frank J CoyneDirectorSell100,000$61.86$6,186,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2013Mark V AnquillareCFOSell40,000$61.36$2,454,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Frank J CoyneDirectorSell100,000$60.77$6,077,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Vincent De P MccarthySVPSell1,250$59.95$74,937.50View SEC Filing  
6/20/2013Frank J CoyneDirectorSell100,000$57.74$5,774,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Mark V AnquillareCFOSell40,000$59.15$2,366,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Frank J CoyneDirectorSell100,000$57.87$5,787,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Frank J CoyneDirectorSell100,000$60.40$6,040,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Glen A DellDirectorSell5,000$60.33$301,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Mark V AnquillareCFOSell40,000$60.75$2,430,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Glen A DellDirectorSell15,000$60.54$908,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012Frank J CoyneCEOSell100,000$48.09$4,809,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Mark V AnquillareCFOSell40,000$48.40$1,936,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK)
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